number of recipients with LMTP

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh hmh at
Thu Apr 10 13:28:49 EDT 2003

On Thu, 10 Apr 2003, Phil Chambers wrote:
> The examples I have seen seem to limit the number to about 20.

We use 300 here...

> enough to allow one message to all of out 20,000 users in one go.  That would result 

Well, make *damn* sure the filesystem accepts 20k hardlinks to one inode...

It seems a bit too much risk (exim and cyrus will take a while to go over
the 20k recipients) for low gain, unless the message is BIG.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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